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Poliwag is an uncommon Water-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It can evolve into Poliwhirl after being fed with 25 candies and its final evolution form are Poliwrath and Politoed.

Pokédex description

Poliwag - Tadpole Pokémon
Poliwag has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the Pokémon's spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinness, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Water
12 (10)
Icon Ground
5 (8)

Charged attacks

Icon Normal
50 (26)
Icon Water
45 (24)
Icon Ground
55 (24)

Evolution family

Poliwag is the part of a four-member family.

26. Poliwag
#60 Poliwag
25 Poliwag candy
#61 Poliwhirl
100 Poliwag candy
#62 Poliwrath
100 Poliwag candy + King's Rock
#186 Politoed



  • Poliwag was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Poliwag is 596, however it can reach 645, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
  • From July 6th, 2016 to December 21st, 2017, Poliwag used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.

External links

  • Poliwag page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Poliwag article, on the Pokémon Wiki